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Area Girl Scouts, volunteers team up for cookie drop

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AYDEN, N.C. - A group of girl scouts and volunteers teamed up Wednesday to get some cookies ready for our troops abroad.

It's for the Coastal Pines' Girl Scouts' Annual Operation Cookie Drop.
     
During the 2014 cookie sale program, Girl Scouts across the east collected enough donations for the program to purchase over 82,000 boxes of cookies, which will be delivered to troops deployed overseas.

"The military does so much for us, but we do so little for them, so giving them cookies is something the Girl Scouts do to say we appreciate you," said Anna Below, Girl Scout.

Many of the volunteers are military members themselves.
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